Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
434 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR 20 FT WINDS UP TO 30 MPH SUSTAINED...
RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 8 TO 10 PERCENT...AND VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER
FOR THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS...

.A WARMING AND DRYING TREND IS UNDERWAY THIS WEEK...ESPECIALLY
FOR WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA. THE DRY AND WARM
WEATHER WILL COMBINE WITH WINDY CONDITIONS ON WEDNESDAY TO RESULT
IN VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS.

NMZ114-TXZ258-212245-
/O.CON.KMAF.FW.A.0008.150422T1600Z-150423T0200Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
334 AM MDT TUE APR 21 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY FOR...
AND POTENTIALLY VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER IN THE GUADALUPE
MOUNTAINS...

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...8 TO 10 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

* FIRE DANGER...VERY HIGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MAF (ALL LOWER CASE)





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